In this eclectic work there are different influences coming from different kind of music: electro-dub rhythmic with afro and jazzy atmospheres, all revisited in brokenbeat key..
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The e.p. start with "nigerian prayer", a morbid and solar track, but it continues entering into darker and irregular grooves with "honest broken" and "efats groove", a track inspired to african percussionist and songwriter Ephat Mujuru. How much it happens in the tracks "Lady's Afro Ritual" inspired to the well known african musician Lady Camara. A meeting among the musical tradition from the West Africa with the most recent brokenbeat experimentations of the european music club.
Instead in "honest broken" break structures mix him with wah-wah guitair and a very "dirty" bass on a base Funk. The presence of the trumpet make the track "dark jazz", as the more "jazzy" of the e.p..
October 11, 2007
As sometimes happens with the Archive, music is distorted in the flash player and gets sped up. This is not a problem however, in fact it makes the music a whole lot better (see flash player Dub Jay - Perfectly Ordinary Recorded Noise [kpu076].
Although I haven't downloaded any of this music I am positive that it will be slower and less exciting. As it is its a bit manic with a third-world edge and a laptop.